Media Advisory - Spring flooding of the Rivière des Prairies et du lac des Deux-Montagnes - Briefing from emergency preparedness authorities on the situation

MONTRÉAL, May 5, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Bruno Lachance, director of the Service de sécurité incendies de Montréal and coordinator of emergency preparedness for the Montréal agglomeration, invites media representatives to a press briefing concerning the situation all along the  Rivière des Prairies following a rise in water levels. The Centre de sécurité civile has deployed its resources to offer assistance and support to flood victims.

Two press briefings will be held each day, at 9 a.m. and at 4:30 p.m., until further notice.



Sécurité civile de Montréal press briefing


Saturday, May 6, 2017


9 a.m.


At the intersection of Boulevard Gouin Ouest and Rue de Kenty

In Pierrefonds-Roxboro


Residents of at-risk zones should monitor the situation on the Centre de sécurité civile Web site.


SOURCE Ville de Montréal - Cabinet du maire et du comité exécutif

For further information: Division des relations médias , 514-872-4946

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